Sometimes, the poems gather.

heart, nostalgia, and brutal honesty

Shelby Eileem

Too Tender for Keeping is a queer poem collection about losing love, sifting through memories, and grasping for perspective.

Twenty-eight poems written from 2017-2018.

Cover art: Kyra J. Wolff
Interior art: Tina Speece

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